Posts Tagged: avalanche safety

SheJumps Edition: S.O.L.E. (Selkirk Outdoor Leadership & Education) AIARE 1 Course – Recap

Let me just say that I am ecstatic this particular event even happened this year. Backcountry safety is a growing personal passion of mine and attending several SAFE AS Clinics (1 day avalanche awareness classes taught by professional skiers) is what inspired me to become an Ambassador for SheJumps in the first place. Six months… Read more »

Teton SheJumpers Wrap Up 2015/2016 Avalanche One Courses

February marked SheJumps final women’s-only AIARE Avalanche Level 1 course in the Tetons for the 2015/2016 ski season, and what a successful season of educating women we had! Ran and instructed by our amazing community partner, Jackson Hole Outdoor Leadership Institute (JHOLI), we hosted a total of three courses this year, providing twenty-three women with… Read more »

NWAC Avalanche Awareness Class at evo – Recap

On January 7th, a group of ladies got together to learn more or refresh their knowledge on Avalanche Awareness. It was a great event and as usual we had a pretty large turnout. It’s great to see so many ladies find time in their busy schedule to learn these type of skills. It’s so awesome to… Read more »

SheJumps, NWAC and BCE Youth Avalanche Awareness Class

Join SheJumps for our first Youth Northwest Avalanche Center – AIARE Avalanche Awareness Class at Backcountry Essentials! We will have FREE pizza from Fairhaven Pizza and prizes for the kiddos (girls and boys)! Parents – you are welcome to come (one per kid due to space, please) but please leave the seating in the front… Read more »

SAFE AS Clinic in Copper Mountain, CO

Give yourself (or your favorite female shred partner!) the gift of backcountry fun and awareness this winter by attending the Copper Mountain, CO SAFE AS one-day AIARE intro-to-avalanche course and refresher. Led by the one and only heli guide and ultimate snow pro Lel Tone, with assistance from professional skiers Elyse Saugstad, Michelle Parker, Jackie Paaso,… Read more »

Women’s Events with the Utah Avalanche Center – Winter 2015/16

Registration Required for all events Women’s Know Before You Go Avalanche Awareness Talk Monday, December 7th 6:30-8:30pm at REI 3285 E 3300 S, SLC International Women’s Ski & Snowboard Day Free Beacon Clinic & Ladies Meet-up Saturday, December 12th 9am-4pm at Brighton Resort International Women’s Ski Day Saturday, December 12th 9am-4pm at Alta… Read more »

SheJumps Into Avalanche Awareness Clinic Spokane: Know Before You Go – Recap

Winter is finally upon us and the SheJumpers and HeJumpers of eastern Washington are starting their ski season off right! On November 5th Spokane hosted its fourth SheJumps event: an Intro to Avalanche Awareness Clinic, taught by HeJumpers Kevin Davis of I.P.A.C. (Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center), with Larry Banks and Mike Brede of Panhandle Backcountry…. Read more »